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Originally Posted by webwit View Post
You are confusing personal preference with quality. It's like advising on a forum that apples are worse than oranges, because you don't like apples. This is a great switch if you type with force but don't want to bottom out.
Actually, no. I'm not. All I am saying is this: when people say that the Cherry MX Blacks should be avoided if the primary use of the keyboard is typing, then all they're saying is that there are switches that are better suited for that for most people (in the context of making a suggestion, not telling somebody what to do. heh). I mean even though I didn't explicitly say so, I am fully aware that there are people who actually prefer the Blacks for typing.

But there's something else that I didn't explicitly say: I was speaking in general terms. I believe that it goes without saying that it always comes down to personal preference. But hey! Isn't it that true for most material possessions?!

Although, I see where you're coming from: there are many people who actually need to be told such things. I mean, I remember now that I've told people in this thread that it all comes down to personal preference, and then they actually thanked me for clearing it up!
Edited by TwoCables - 11/25/10 at 11:25am
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post #9592 of 14564
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Originally Posted by EZjijy View Post
Elite Keyboards took down Full size Brown/Blues and Tenkeyless Browns. :/ They must be on huge backorders.
I've been revisiting the site daily for the tenkeyless brown. *sigh*
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I've been revisiting the site daily for the tenkeyless brown. *sigh*
Probably not going to happen for a while. The tenkeyless seem to be generally in higher demand than the 104-key full-sized versions.
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you guys can order filcos from Taiwan and it will cost less than ordering from EKB (thats shipped ) I ordered from armygroup and they just mailed it .
Edited by MahiMahiMahi - 11/25/10 at 9:07pm
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I'm sorry, but it's Taiwan, not Tiwan.
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post #9597 of 14564
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I'm sorry, but it's Taiwan, not Tiwan.
Fix'd. A pm would have been better than creating a post concerning one spelling mistake. You understood what country I was referencing and I'm sure other people have that capability.
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post #9598 of 14564
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Fix'd. A pm would have been better than creating a post concerning one spelling mistake. You understood what country I was referencing and I'm sure other people have that capability.
It's Fixed not fix'd...

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Will a mechanical keyboard with thin low profile keys ever be made or does the mechanics of a mechanical keyboard require the big thick keys? I want a new keyboard but cannot stand big thick keys.
 
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post #9600 of 14564
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Originally Posted by rebelextrm02 View Post
Will a mechanical keyboard with thin low profile keys ever be made or does the mechanics of a mechanical keyboard require the big thick keys? I want a new keyboard but cannot stand big thick keys.
There's the Cherry ML series, which has low-profile keys but apparently don't work as well as keyboards with Cherry MX keys. HERE is a review of a keyboard with Cherry ML keys, by our very own Phaedrus2129.
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